DISLOCATED WORKER PROGRAM

Nevada's in-demand industries have changed in recent years, and many people have found themselves struggling in a career that is no longer successful in this new Nevada. If you are looking to reinvent yourself and embrace a new career, the Dislocated Worker Program is for you. The program assists individuals that have been released from employment through layoff, downsizing, or termination, and those that have received unemployment benefits within the last 60 months. Eligible individuals will receive a variety of free services to include; occupational skills training, work experience opportunities, and soft skills training. This program is for adults ages 18 and up.

You can be eligible for the Dislocated Worker Program in a number of ways. Seek a JOIN Inc. office near you to determine your eligibility.

 

Here are just a few common ways in which you might be eligible:

  • You are receiving or are eligible for unemployment insurance benefits and are able to provide supporting documentation.
     

  • You have received unemployment insurance benefits until they were exhausted in the last 60 months.
     

  • You have been terminated or expect to be let go from their place of employment.

The list of possible career training courses is endless, ranging from Accounting to Welding and everything in between. JOIN Inc. focuses on “in-demand” occupations in northern Nevada in industries such as Construction, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Logistics, Information Technology, Tourism, and Entertainment. Northern Nevada is experiencing substantial growth and occupational skills are vital for our economy.

Here are some examples of what trainings are available:

  • Accounting

  • Business

  • CDL-A Truck Driving

  • Certified Nursing Assistant

  • Computer/Microsoft Office

  • Construction

  • Diesel Technology

  • Electrical Technology

  • HVAC

  • Industrial Mechanic

  • Manufacturing Technician

  • Medical Assistant

  • Millwright Technology

  • Paralegal Studies

  • Production Technician

  • Software Development/Coding

  • Welding Technology

  • and many more...

​AVAILABLE FOR ELIGIBLE RESIDENTS IN THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES:

Carson         Churchill         Douglas         Elko         Eureka         Humboldt         Lander         Lyon         Mineral         Pershing         Storey        Washoe         White Pine

You may be eligible for this program in a number of different ways. Please visit a JOIN Inc. regional office to determine eligibility. 

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Ely  (775) 289-3061

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